The Liberal Democrat Party has warned that more than the predicted one million home owners could be affected by rising interest rates. It criticises the government for abandoning home owners faced with mortgage repayment hikes brought on by base rate increases.
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Networks were designed to help small firms cope with regulation and recent FSA findings underline their growing importance, says Gemma Harle
The Consumer Price Index – the government’s measure of annual inflation – fell to 2.5% in May from 2.8% in April.The main downward pressure on the CPI annual rate came from average gas and electricity bills which continued to fall this year, but rose a year ago.The main upward pressure on the CPI annual rate […]
Mortgage distributor and online packager 3mc has recruited four mortgage underwriters to join its team. Doug Hall, sales director at 3mc, says: “The underwriters will help us to continue to offer the best service to our broker customer base.”
I’d like to congratulate you on the ‘A-Z of HIPs’ cover story in the May 28 issue of Mortgage Strategy. Since they were first mooted, Home Information Packs have been poorly thought out. One of the main rationales for the introduction of HIPs was to speed up the house buying process by preventing sales from […]
According to its latest member survey, Health Shield has continued to deliver high levels of customer service during 2012. Ninety seven per cent of the 2,000 respondents said their overall experience of calling the company this year was ‘good’.
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